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Senate Eulogizes the late Former President Shagari

Senate Eulogizes the late Former President Shagari nassnewsng.com Adeboye Omoboye The Senate today during plenary Eulogized the late former President Alhaji Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari. Alhaji Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari who was the first executive President of Federal Republic of Nigeria following his election to the office in 1979, died on Friday, 28th December, 2018 at National Hospital, Abuja after a brief illness. Alhaji Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari was born on 25th February, 1925 in Shagari Town in the present Sokoto State, the seat of the Caliphate. He started hisRead More

Burglary in Senate: Tinubu tasks Nass to replace stolen items nassnewsng.com

Burglary in Senate: Tinubu tasks Nass to replace stolen items nassnewsng.com Adeboye Omoboye The Wife of the Leader of the All Progressive Congress, Senator Oluremi Tinubu representing Lagos central told her colleagues in the Senate now to replace the items stolen from her office during the Christmas Holiday. The Senate went on Christmas break on Thursday, 3rd of December, 2018. Upon resumption from the break, the Lagos Senator noticed her office has been burgled and items carted away. During plenary, Senator Oluremi Tinubu under order 43 stood up to relayRead More

Uba assures Anambra people, says Federal University Uga will bring development, Quality Tertiary Education

Uba assures Anambra people, says Federal University Uga will bring development, Quality Tertiary Education nassnewsng.com Senator representing Anambra South in the national assembly, Andy Uba has stated that the establishment of the Federal University, Uga will give the people of the senatorial zone and the South East access to quality tertiary education. Uba made the disclosure Tuesday during the public hearing of on a bill seeking the establishment of the Federal University, Uga, Anambra held at the national assembly complex, Abuja. The public hearing which was presided over by theRead More

Confirmation of appointment

Confirmation of appointment nassnewsng.com In accordance with the provision of section 5(1) of the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit Act 2018, I have the pleasure to present Modibbo Tukur as the director of the unit for confirmation by the senate. Please find attached, a copy of his curriculum vitae. While looking forward to your usual expeditious consideration, please accept Mr Senate President, the assurances of my highest regard. Muhammadu Buhari. Distinguished Senate President Request for confirmation of appointment of chairman and members of the North East Development Commission. In accordance withRead More

NASS RESUMPTION: DEATH OF SERVING LAWMAKER STALL PLENARY.

NASS RESUMPTION: DEATH OF SERVING LAWMAKER STALL PLENARY. Brown Sylvia .A THE DEATH OF A SERVING LAWMAKER ABAYOMI ABDUL-KABIR AYEOLA REPRESENTING IBEJU-LEKKI FEDERAL CONSTITUENCY OF LAGOS STATE STALLED PLENARY ON WEDNESDAY. THE ADJOURNMENT FOLLOWS THE NORMAL PRACTICE OF THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY TO HONOUR ONE OF THEIR OWN AS THE HOUSE ADJOURNED TO THURSDAY FOR THE VALEDICTORY AND TRIBUTE SESSION. THESE ARE FEDERAL LAWMAKERS ARRIVING FOR PLENARY AFTER THREE WEEKS OF HOLIDAYS. BUT THE NOTICE OF ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE DEATH OF A SERVING LAWMAKER ANNOUNCED BY THE SPEAKER YAKUBU DOGARA STALLEDRead More

Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know today

Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this today. Compiled By nassnewsng.com 1. American political risk consultancy firm, Eurasia Group, has said that the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar will enrich himself and his cronies if he wins the presidential elections. The group, however, said Atiku, because of “his better health and keener intellect” compared to President Muhammadu Buhari, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, “would create a brief, superficial boost to the country’s image.” 2. The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC,Read More

MY LIFE IN DANGER, SARAKI CRIES OUT

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has said that his life and those of members of family are in danger. Saraki, who raised the alarm at a press briefing in Abuja, on Friday, said the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, should be held responsible if anything untoward happens to him or any member of his family. He said in the run-up to the general elections, the police had continued to show undisguised hostility towards him and his supporters in Kwara State. According to him, theRead More

PDP will give Nigerians a new dawn

Hon. Emmanuel Brown Sylvia. A Shows his excitement on the turn out in the Atiku campaign flag off in Lokoja, Kogi state capital on the 7th January, 2019. “I feel very proud and honoured of what our people are showcasing today , they are saying No to bad governance, wrong policies, wrong actualised dreams and hopes”, he says. He also mentioned that by the Grace of God that the Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP) will take over and the country will experience a new dawn.

Ticket: Kashamu bows to Adebutu

Ticket: Kashamu bows to Adebutu Nassnews.com The lawmaker representing Ogun East Senatorial District at the Senate, Senator Buruji Kashamu has formally directed all his supporters and associates to work with members of the Lado group within the Ogun State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party The Lado group is led by member of the House of Representatives, Honourable Ladi Adebutu, who has been locked in a supremacy battle with Senator Kashamu over the control of the state party structure and the Ogun State PDP governorship ticket. In a statement heRead More

Only 69 senators in return bid

Only 69 senators in return bid nassnewsng.com it Only 69 out of the 109 senators currently serving in the 8th Senate will contest the February 16 National Assembly election, to return to the upper chamber of the nation’s legislature The various political parties across the country conducted their primary elections between September and October 2018, ahead of the general elections, which according to the timetable by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), will hold on February 16 and March 2. Following the INEC schedule, the presidential and National Assembly electionsRead More